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The major portion of the 200-kilometer-long mountain range named the "Barrier of Spears" lies in the kingdom of KwaZulu-Natal.
| Drakensberg Region, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

We traveled the Central Drakensberg area in Natal midlands extensively. Starting at the parking place at Monk's Cowl, we went for a 5h hike, passing the sphinx and the keartland pass. The tour was strenous. Make sure to carry some water and some snacks with...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

If you like your mountain views, here is the place for you. Some awesome views, highly recommend you take a look yourself.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I cannot get enough of these mountains! They keep on mesmerizing me changing continuously as the weather changes! There are so much to do from sanctuary visits to water sports, from arts and crafts to food founds! I will keep on visiting this area which...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank 346KarenJ
Reviewed 3 March 2017

These beautiful mountains never disappoint, each time we come we see something completely different. The last time we were enveloped in clouds which made it feel as though we were on top of the world.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

Have traveled the Southern, Central and Northern Berg areas extensively and have not been disappointed. One just needs to be aware that when hiking in the mountains distances can be deceptive. One always needs water, some nutritious items to snack on as well as a...More

Date of experience: January 2017
3  Thank irishmike60
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We spent 4 days in these mountains and saw some amazing panoramas. Each day is so different than the last with the fluctuating weather. There were also many beautiful birds. Many activities are available including hot air balloons, hiking and mountain biking.

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This range of Mountains creates the backdrop of one of South Africas most beautiful Landscapes. There set in the Natal Midlands are lots of resort Hotels and Lodges offering many activity and experiances. Very popular with Locals and foreign Visitors. Perfect place to unwind and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
3  Thank Ferial
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Beautiful mountain range, from the amphitheater to the under-berg. Lots to explore and do. Never a dull moment

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank hsbartle
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at two different hotels - the Cavern and Champagne Castle with three young kids and two seniors. We couldn't do many hikes but managed to do a few around the Champagne area. We also got 'lost' and found ourselves at the world heritage...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank peudorange
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Just came back from a 3 guided hike of the Drakensberg. Absolutley mind blowing. We never sore anyone for 3 days. Our guide from Soul Aeventures was outstanding. They organised everything

Date of experience: September 2016
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